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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Aimee Armande Wilson This essay argues that the presence of birth control in a narrative interrupts generic conventions by conditioning modernist subjectivities. The symbolic possibilities of birth control carry the promise and threat of rupture. In the case of Flannery O'Connor's short story...
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Genre (2006) 39 (3): 21–38.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., at the time of his birth, are subjects of the Emperor of China, but have a permanent domicil and residence in the United States and are there carrying on business, and are not employed in any diplomatic or official capacity under the emperor of China, becomes at the time of his birth a citizen...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 171–200.
Published: 01 September 2007
... on to the birth and infancy narratives, the writing abruptly shifts into the "ghetto Greek of the Septuagint translation of the Old Testament" (470). Many of the Hebraic features of these two chapters enact the literary constants Robert Alter has identified as composing the binding sinew of the Scriptural...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 331–340.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and song, some event that is without price and in the bargain over and above the market. In the phrase that I am going to cite, Ornette speaks much of birth, of genetics and thus of genealo- gy, which would also bring back onto the stage his mother's spectral voice. By opposing creation...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 95–123.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . Ronan Ruth . Possible Worlds in Literary Theory . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 1994 . Ryan Marie-Laure . Possible Worlds, Artificial Intelligence, and Narrative Theory . Bloomington : Indiana U P , 1991 . Soud Stephen E. “ Blood-Red Wombs and Monstrous Births: Aristotle’s...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 25–53.
Published: 01 March 2002
... H. Prescott's History of the Conquest of Mexico.” American Literary History 5 . 2 ( 1993 ): 231 - 49 . Foucault Michel . Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison . Trans. Sheridan Alan . New York : Vintage , 1979 . Franco Jean . “A Not-So Romantic Journey...
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Genre (2009) 42 (1-2): 83–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Desiderio's imprisonment in the absent mayor's office uses the tropes of the maternal body, such as the fagade's "stucco breasts" (63). As he climbs up the chimney to escape, he describes his actions in terms of a birth: "my overwrought senses soon convinced me the passage was steadily growing...
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Genre (2004) 37 (3-4): 551–552.
Published: 01 September 2004
... million men working in Britain in 1944." p. 139: line 8 should read "distanced from the domestic'—that offered a nar- rative model" p. 147: line 4 should read "a woman ] giving birth" Errata in Luke Carson, "Dreams of Decorum: John Ashbery's Manners" p. 164: line...
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Genre (2004) 37 (1): 85–108.
Published: 01 March 2004
... York : Simon and Schuster , 1990 . Davis Francis . Bebop and Nothingness: Jazz and Pop at the End of the Century . New York : Schirmer , 1996 . DeMichael Don . `` Gabor Szabo: Jazz and the Changing Times .'' Downbeat 5 Oct. 1967 . DeVeaux Scott . The Birth...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 293–305.
Published: 01 July 2021
..., and Woolf, realize the aesthetic commitments that guide Moi's critical prescriptions. In her earlier book, Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism , Moi ( 2006 : 19) took aim at what she called, following Fredric Jameson, the “ideology of modernism,” claiming that it had distorted literary history and criticism...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 July 2016
... : University of Nebraska Press . Bloch Ernst . 1986 . The Principle of Hope . Translated by Plaice Neville Plaice Stephen Knight Paul . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . Foucault Michel . 2008 . The Birth of Biopolitics: Lectures at the Collège de France 1978–1979 . Translated...
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Genre (2000) 33 (3-4): 339–351.
Published: 01 September 2000
...: A Theory of Poetry . New York : Oxford UP , 1973 . Foucault Michel . Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison . Trans. Sheridan Alan . New York : Vintage , 1979 . Gilbert Sandra M. Gubar Susan . The Madwoman in the Attic: The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century...
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Genre (2007) 40 (1-2): 157–180.
Published: 01 March 2007
... the character is, of course, generated by the text, it appears that the text has to some extent been generated by the character. The autogamous narrative becomes an account of its own birthing process; its own construction becomes both its central plot point and its structural principle. Nar- rative...
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Genre (2011) 44 (3): 293–300.
Published: 01 September 2011
... with the world of medicine concern primarily beginnings or endings — miraculous births or the processes of preparing to die. This is not true, however, of poetry and children’s literature. Both these genres tend to prefer the middle parts — what happens as life moves between...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 167–171.
Published: 01 March 2002
... wonderfully detailed chronology offers not only a list of plays/productions and standard biographical data (birth, schooling, mar- riages) but also alerts its audience to significant moments in the surrounding culture and the author's theatrical development—Vaclav Havel's arrest, the first production...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 176–178.
Published: 01 March 2002
... wonderfully detailed chronology offers not only a list of plays/productions and standard biographical data (birth, schooling, mar- riages) but also alerts its audience to significant moments in the surrounding culture and the author's theatrical development—Vaclav Havel's arrest, the first production...
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Genre (2004) 37 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and Composition of Invisible Man .'' New Essays on Invisible Man . Ed. O'Meally Robert . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 1988 . 55 - 94 . Davis Miles Troupe Quincy . Miles: The Autobiography . New York : Simon and Schuster , 1989 . DeVeaux Scott . The Birth of Bebop: A Social...
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Genre (2006) 39 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 June 2006
... . `` The Flâneur .'' 1967 . Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High Capitalism . Trans. Zohn Harry . London : New Left , 1973 . 35 - 66 . Bennett Tony . The Birth of the Museum: History, Theory, Politics . London : Routledge , 1995 . Boone Troy . Youth of Darkest...
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Genre (2002) 35 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 March 2002
... work. Illuminating Stoppard as a writer working within and drawing upon a larger ferment of ideas, Paul Delaney's wonderfully detailed chronology offers not only a list of plays/productions and standard biographical data (birth, schooling, mar- riages) but also alerts its audience...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 151–154.
Published: 01 December 2006
... 151 Recovered Legacies: Authority and Identity in Early Asian American Literature. Keith Lawrence and Floyd Cheung, eds. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2005 In 1974 Asian American literature announced its own birth with a mighty call: Aiiieeeee! As the editors...